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Workers sift through rubble for clues to NYC blast

Workers sift through rubble for clues to NYC blast

March 15th, 2014 3:46 pm by JIM FITZGERALD, Associated Press

Emergency workers sifted through debris Saturday from the site of a deadly explosion at two New York City apartment buildings, clearing the way for investigators to search for clues that might reveal what caused the blast.

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Ukraine says Russian forces move outside Crimea

Ukraine says Russian forces move outside Crimea

March 15th, 2014 2:31 pm by JIM HEINTZ and MIKE ECKEL, Associated Press

Russian forces backed by helicopter gunships and armored vehicles Saturday took control of a village near the border with Crimea on the eve of a referendum on whether the region should seek annexation by Moscow, Ukrainian officials said.

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Sports Sports Live Local News
A leg up: Injured Cloudland player stands for first time since injury

A leg up: Injured Cloudland player stands for first time since injury

March 15th, 2014 2:16 pm by douglas fritz, net news service

With tears in her eyes, the 17-year-old Cloudland senior took a big step, figuratively, in the road to recovery: Haley Johnson stood on her own.

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Regional & National
After ashes found, daughter asks: Who did I bury?

After ashes found, daughter asks: Who did I bury?

March 15th, 2014 2:05 pm by LISA CORNWELL, Associated Press

Dellaina Grundy isn't sure whether any of the cremated remains buried in her father's grave in a veterans cemetery are his, and she doesn't expect to ever know.

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Community Local News
Open hearts, open home make Kingsport couple Tenn. Foster Parents of the Year

Open hearts, open home make Kingsport couple Tenn. Foster Parents of the Year

March 15th, 2014 2:00 pm by Nick Shepherd

Out of thousands of foster families around Tennessee, a Kingsport couple took home the award for 2013 Foster Parents of the Year.

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News Regional & National
Court: Tenn. must recognize three same-sex marriages

Court: Tenn. must recognize three same-sex marriages

March 15th, 2014 1:40 pm by SHEILA BURKE and TRAVIS LOLLER, Associated Press

A federal judge ordered the state of Tennessee on Friday to recognize the marriages of three same-sex couples while their lawsuit against the state works its way through the court system.

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News Crime Local News
The week in crime

The week in crime

March 15th, 2014 10:00 am by Staff Report

Take a look back at the most viewed crime stories written by the Times-News staff, for the week of March 7 through March 14.

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Malaysian official says missing plane hijacked

Malaysian official says missing plane hijacked

March 15th, 2014 2:02 am by EILEEN NG and JOAN LOWY, Associated Press

A Malaysian investigation into the missing flight 370 has concluded that one or more people with flying experience switched off communications devices and deliberately steered the airliner off course.

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Sports Results NASCAR/Racing
Owens wins round one of Volunteer Speedway's 'Spring Thaw'

Owens wins round one of Volunteer Speedway's 'Spring Thaw'

March 15th, 2014 1:41 am by Staff Report

From the drop of the green Owens was in a class by himself, breaking away from Chris Madden and Scott Bloomquist who were embroiled in a heated battle for second place throughout the race.

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Sports Sports Live
Houseright's Lady Blue Devils face Dotson's Lady Warriors for state supremacy

Houseright's Lady Blue Devils face Dotson's Lady Warriors for state supremacy

March 15th, 2014 1:13 am by George Thwaites

When Gate City girls basketball coach Kelly Houseright was an all-state basketball player at Rye Cove, she never imagined that she'd one day be coaching against J.J. Kelly skipper Robin Dotson in a state championship game.

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